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26
July
2021
| 17:40 Europe/Amsterdam
As Covid restrictions ease and most of us start to taste the freedom and return to some normality, we’re excited that members are returning to real-life Slimming World groups in most areas of the UK. There are however still some restrictions in
22
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Nicola and Chris decided to lose weight after their marriage got stuck in a rut and their size meant they couldn’t play with their childrenThey stopped going out together as a couple, choosing to stay at home with a takeaway, and would watch their
17
June
2021
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Men’s Health Week focuses on the link between men, mental health and COVID-19. Recent research* from leading weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, reveals that more than one in 10 UK male adults found it more difficult to manage
16
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“In just over 12 months I lost over 8 stone and my health has improved dramatically. My diabetes is in remission, I’ve been off all my medication now for over a year and I feel fantastic. My blood pressure is normal, my cholesterol is no longer

Research & presentations

16
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“In just over 12 months I lost over 8 stone and my health has improved dramatically. My diabetes is in remission, I’ve been off all my medication now for over a year and I feel fantastic. My blood pressure is normal, my cholesterol is no longer
10
June
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
A survey about calorie counting as a weight loss method commissioned by Slimming World, which polled over 2,000 UK adults and over 2,500 Slimming World members*, has shown that calorie counting alone is not an easy, balanced or sustainable way to
11
May
2021
| 18:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s latest research highlighting that virtual weight-loss support during lockdown can lead to clinically significant weight loss has been presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) 2021. 
19
March
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
As reports show lockdown has triggered a sharp increase in anxiety-related sleeping problems, research reveals the impact a sleepless night can also have on our weight-loss efforts, with people less likely to cook healthy meals and cancelling

Success stories

22
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Nicola and Chris decided to lose weight after their marriage got stuck in a rut and their size meant they couldn’t play with their childrenThey stopped going out together as a couple, choosing to stay at home with a takeaway, and would watch their
17
June
2021
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Men’s Health Week focuses on the link between men, mental health and COVID-19. Recent research* from leading weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, reveals that more than one in 10 UK male adults found it more difficult to manage
16
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“In just over 12 months I lost over 8 stone and my health has improved dramatically. My diabetes is in remission, I’ve been off all my medication now for over a year and I feel fantastic. My blood pressure is normal, my cholesterol is no longer
10
June
2021
| 01:02 Europe/Amsterdam
“I had 16 different calorie counting apps, but they never worked. I couldn’t stick to them long enough as they were so restrictive. I love that now I can eat almost everything that everyone else can eat.” Dropping 5 dress sizes in two years,

Food & publications

19
November
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World has launched a bespoke barcode scanner specific to the organisation’s famous Food Optimising eating plan, which is free and exclusive to all of its members.  
31
January
2020
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World is calling members across the UK and Ireland to create a brand-new recipe to add to its collection as part of the new Free Food Festival campaign. Slimming World’s Free Food Festival takes place in Slimming World groups in February
11
February
2019
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Staff at Slimming World’s Derbyshire head office kicked off February with a fabulous ‘Free’ lunch as they celebrated the launch of a national slimming campaign. To mark the launch of ‘Free Food February’, Slimming World, based in Alfreton, served
25
October
2018
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World and Iceland have won a prestigious national award for their Slimming World Chinese-style Banquet Rice.

Corporate

26
May
2021
| 14:47 Europe/Amsterdam
This week, Chief Executive of Guy’s & St Thomas’ Foundation, Kieron Boyle, commented in the Financial Times about how the disparity of the COVID-19 pandemic was felt across different communities. Those most affected by the virus are people who live
05
May
2021
| 18:09 Europe/Amsterdam
As the country gradually starts to enjoy more freedom, the government has invited Slimming World to join a campaign to urge people aged 50 and under to get their COVID-19 vaccine when their turn comes.
12
April
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“My weight-loss journey began when I was diagnosed with borderline diabetes in October 2020.  “I work as a rehabilitation assistant and I’m constantly on my feet. At my heaviest I weighed 16st 13.5lbs, it impacted my job and so many other aspects of
07
April
2021
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Staff from Slimming World’s head office got creative for Easter this year.Teams across the Alfreton-based organisation, most of who have been working remotely during the Covid-19 pandemic, didn’t let being apart stop them from keeping in touch and